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The Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association (PFMA), Aviation House, 125 Kingsway, London, WC2B 6NH

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All about Pet Food

The PFMA is the leading trade body for the UK pet food industry and our 85 members account for over 90% of the market. (read more) At the PFMA we focus on providing pet owners and professionals with information on wet, dry and raw prepared pet food and good nutrition.  Whether you are a pet owner or work with pets, we have toolkits to make it easy to implement healthy feeding regimes. Most of our articles are split by pet type but we also have a section dedicated to more technical subjects so click on the relevant box below. (read less)

How Pet Food is Made

We hope this film explains everything about how cat and dog food is made but if you have any additional queries please do contact info@pfma.org.uk. Click here to find out more

PFMA provides guidance on raw feeding in light of research from Zurich University

PFMA provides guidance on raw feeding in light of research from Zurich University

Research by the University of Zurich focuses on a potential link with raw meat diets for pets and drug resistant bacteria in dogs and cat. PFMA provides reassurance to pet owners.


Latest survey of UK pet food manufacturers highlights the impact of no-deal planning

Latest survey of UK pet food manufacturers highlights the impact of no-deal planning

A survey of UK pet food manufacturers by the trade body for the sector, the PFMA, reveals that the last three and a half years of uncertainty and no-deal planning has damaged businesses.


The Companion Animal Nutrition (CAN) Conference Returns in 2020

The Companion Animal Nutrition (CAN) Conference Returns in 2020

This conference brings together researchers, industry professionals and students to discuss a range of topics including nutrient requirements, diet formulation, feed production, feeding practices, feeding behaviour and enrichment and feed related health issues in pets.


New expert review paper on carbohydrates in pet food launched by FEDIAF

New expert review paper on carbohydrates in pet food launched by FEDIAF

this expert review will help to debunk some myths and to shed some light on what the carbs are and their role in nutrition


Companion Animal Nutrition (CAN) Conference 2020

Companion Animal Nutrition (CAN) Conference 2020

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Pet Gazette - June 2019 - FEDIAF defines focus for future

As the voice of the European pet food industry, FEDIAF is busy working with authorities, regulators and academics on a regular basis to support industry's efforts to provide safe and nutritious pet foods to the 80 million European pet owning households.  

PBW News - May 2019 - What owners need to know about rabbits

PFMA's top tips for rabbit owners - timed to celebrate Rabbit Awareness Week and the inclusion of a PFMA A3 poster in the magazine.

Popular Articles

Pet Population 2019

The latest figures for the UK pet population, following research among 8000 people.
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Codes Of Practice

The latest news on guidelines for the manufacture of raw pet food in the UK.
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Labelling

PFMA’s fact sheet helps deciper the wealth of information on pet food labels.
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Brexit & PFMA

PFMA published the Brexit Manifesto at its AGM on 30th March, the day after the Prime Minister's Article 50 letter was delivered to Brussels.
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